Satire is when you replicate the logics of power in a way that lampoons power. Replicating the logics of power in a way that lampoons the downtrodden is just regular, old violence.
Language is important. It's not easy when writing code articles to pay attention to all the little details, but words like "simple" "easy" or "obviously" might make the reader feel uncomfortable if they don't succeed in this easy task.
I used "you just have to" a lot 😶
Easy ways to make your descriptions more inclusive:
🔹️ men and women ➡️ people
🔹️ both genders ➡️ all genders
🔹️ opposite gender ➡️ different gender
🔹️ brothers/sisters (if uncertain) ➡️ siblings
🔹️ he/she, his/her (if uncertain) ➡️ they, their
Today is "Cinnamonroll day" in Sweden.
No, I don't know why or when this happened and it sounds like a "We need to sell more cinnamon rolls!" holiday.
That said I noticed the people that DO "celebrate" it are mostly people new to Sweden - and I can get why. It's tricky AF to get into a new society, Swedes are also very excluding and hard to reach so any formal, or formalized, kind of social or common event is attractive as a gangway into the society.
Surprise! Into the Breach is available on Nintendo Switch right now! https://twitter.com/subsetgames/status/1034487288623820800
That prepaid 4G SIM card with unlimited data was in my phone and activated before I could even fill in the form (only name and birth date) or get my wallet out. Free, fast wifi without MITM crap throughout the entire airport. Shower rooms in the baggage claim area. High-speed train connection to the city's main station. #TaiwanLog
A month of Pigsmoke
We've been playing Pigsmoke all month! Thoughts and feeling to come~ Pigsmoke is a powered by the apocalypse system game about being the faculty in America's foremost college of magic. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AP_miahVVuQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fCCIGSIr3UE&feature=youtu.be https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L3Bt0gnF0KQ&feature=youtu.be ...
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